Teacher Education as Vital Nation Building: Panel Event & Book Launch



14 September 2022


In her artful style, Madonna King will engage a panel of experts to bring together various perspectives on education practice, policy and research and open new thinking about teaching, changing times and teacher preparation. Topics to be canvased include:

  • Internships as part of preparation
  • Efforts to diversify the workforce
  • Efficiency of preparation models: The optimum duration and the modes of delivery of programs
  • Pathways through preparation
  • How the academic program and the practice-based program in schools can be more effectively linked, one to the other, and to worlds of work
  • Improving teaching conditions, including salary and study leave 

Panel line-up

  • Mark Grant - Chief Executive Officer, Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership
  • Jane Ceolin - Director, First Peoples Directorate, ACU
  • Malcolm Elliott - President, Australian Primary Principals Association
  • Sally Egan - Deputy Executive Director, National Catholic Education Commission
  • Andrew Pierpoint - President, Australian Secondary Principals’ Association
  • Brian Lee-Archer - Chief Executive of Strategy and Consulting, Surround Australia Pty Ltd
  • Professor Bob Lingard - Professorial Fellow, Institute for Learning Sciences and Teacher Education, ACU
  • Professor Claire Wyatt-Smith - Director, Institute for Learning Sciences & Teacher Education, ACU
  • Madonna King - Panel Facilitator 

To register

Visit: https://event.learningsciences.com.au/

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